Duffield Parish Council

Serving the people of Duffield

Duffield Cemetery Lodge

Clerk: Kath Gruber
Cemetery Lodge, Duffield
Cemetery, 43 Hazelwood Road
Duffield, Belper, Derbyshire
DE56 4DQ

Latest News

Road closure notice - Town Street, Duffield, 29th June 2019

Please be aware that Town Street will be closed to traffic on 29th June 2019 between 1:00 - 1:45pm, to allow the Duffield Carnival procession to pass through the village.

The road will be closed between King Street and a point just south of the entrance to Appletree Medical Practice. The road will be reopened as soon as the procession has passed along the street, which may be earlier than stated.

For... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Jun 2019 13:14 by Jackie Clements

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Duffield Parish Council - office move

Duffield Parish Council - office move

From 13th June 2019, Duffield Parish Office will be located at the Lodge, Duffield Cemetery, 43 Hazelwood Road, Duffield DE56 4DQ (previously the Weston Centre).

The opening hours for office enquiries will remain the same as before, Tuesday and Thursday between 10:30 and 12:30 (ring the doorbell for assistance).

The Parish office telephone number remains the same - 01332 842740 - and the Clerk can also... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 14:42 by Jackie Clements

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Gray Recreation Ground - playground closure

As a result of the recent vandalism at Gray Rec, the playground has been assessed this week and has been declared unsafe. The playground has unfortunately had to be locked for the time being until a repair to the barrier can be made, which will need to be carried out by a contractor.

If anyone has information relating to the vandalism please contact the police on 101 or via this link, quoting crime... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 14:40 by Jackie Clements

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Parish Council Vacancy: Parish Groundsperson (full time)

The Parish Council is seeking a hardworking and self-motivated person to assist in the practical management of Duffield's open spaces.

Place of Work: The Parish Groundperson will be required to work in the Cemetery, Eyes Meadow, Gray Recreation Ground and throughout the village.

Hours of Work: The hours of work will be 37.5 hours per week on average which, due to the outdoor nature of the role, be worked... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 15:20 by Jackie Clements

Tags: News

Problems with Parish Council Phoneline

We are having problems with the office landline which sounds like it is ringing to people calling but isn't ringing out in the office. Whilst we establish what the problem is can you please ring the Parish Clerk on the mobile number 07595515154. your understanding is appreciated,

Posted: Tue, 28 May 2019 11:17 by Kath Gruber

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Changed date and venue for May Annual General Meeting/Full Council meeting

As a result of the recent Parish Council elections, the date and venue for the May AGM and Full Council meeting, originally to be held tomorrow (8th May) have been changed.

The new date is the following Wednesday, 15th May, and the meetings will be held at Duffield Parish Council Cemetery Meeting Room, Hazelwood Road, Duffield. The AGM will commence at 7pm, with the Full Council meeting following afterwards.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 May 2019 11:39 by Jackie Clements

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Duffield Parish Council meeting 6th March relocated to Cemetery meeting room

Duffield Parish Council's Full Council meeting on Wednesday 6th March will be held at the Cemetery meeting room on Hazelwood road, rather than at its usual venue the Weston Centre.

The meeting starts at 7pm, all are welcome to attend. If wishing to speak at the meeting please see our public speaking policy below.

The meeting agenda is also attached below.

Posted: Tue, 05 Mar 2019 13:35 by Jackie Clements

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Cockpit Lane (path from Town St to Eyes Meadow) resurfacing work underway

The second phase of work to resurface Cockpit Lane, the footpath that runs alongside Appletree medical practice from Town St to Eyes Meadow, will continue from today over the next few days.

The footpath will be closed while the work is being undertaken, although access to properties will still be maintained. Eyes Meadow can still be accessed along Donald Hawley Way or via the path that runs alongside... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 Jan 2019 11:53 by Jackie Clements

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Duffield Parish Council Vacancy: Assistant Parish Clerk (part-time)

A vacancy for an Assistant Parish Clerk has become available. The Council envisages the successful person will receive sufficient training so that they could develop into a qualified and professional Clerk.

Duffield Parish Council is responsible for maintaining the village Cemetery, Eyes Meadow and Gray Recreation Ground. The Council is committed to improving the lives of the residents of the Parish.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:30 by Jackie Clements

Tags: News, vacancies

Road Closure - Hazelwood Road, from 21 January

Derbyshire County Council have let us know of a road closure in Duffield from Monday 21 January.

Hazelwood Road will be closed from its junction with King Street to its junction with Spring Hollow, in order to facilitate gas renewal works.

This may affect anyone visiting Hazelwood Road Cemetery and we apologise for any inconvenience caused, though access will be maintained, whenever reasonably possible.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 13:46 by Jackie Clements

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